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MyPlanet: an ontology-driven Web-based personalised news service

Kalfoglou, Yannis ; Domingue, John; Motta, Enrico; Vargas-Vera, Maria and Buckingham Shum, Simon (2001). MyPlanet: an ontology-driven Web-based personalised news service. In: IJCAI'01 Workshop on Ontologies and Information Sharing, 4 - 6 Aug 2001, Seattle, USA.

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Abstract

In this paper we present myPlanet, an ontology-driven personalised Web-based service. We extended the existing infrastructure of the PlanetOnto news publishing system. Our concerns were mainly to provide lightweight means for ontology maintenance and ease the access to repositories of news items, a rich resource for information sharing. We reason about the information being shared by providing an ontology-driven interest-profiling tool which enable users to specify their interests. We also developed ontology-driven heuristics to find news items related to users' interests. This paper argues for the role of ontology-driven personalised Web-based services in information sharing.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2001 The Authors
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetInterdisciplinary Research Collaboration(IRC) project: Advance Knowledge Technologies
Academic Unit/Department: Knowledge Media Institute
Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Mathematics, Computing and Technology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
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Item ID: 27356
Depositing User: Kay Dave
Date Deposited: 17 Jun 2011 10:33
Last Modified: 23 Feb 2016 21:25
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/27356
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